CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) GUIDELINES FOR THE BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY VICTORIA – REVISION 8 RELEASED

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidelines for the Building and Construction Industry Victoria (Revision 8) are now released together with an Explanatory Note.

Please note that these updated Guidelines have application immediately and are not conditional upon moving to Third stage. They apply from now.

It is anticipated that Revision 8 can remain in place now for some time, however it will of course remain under regular review.

As per advice from the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions at the Industry Working Group meeting yesterday it is anticipated that the outstanding corrections/updates to the FAQ’s for Construction and the High Risk COVIDSafe Plan for Construction will be uploaded shortly.

Presentations made at  yesterday’s meeting from The Department of Justice, Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions and WorkSafe will be distributed once we receive them.

Also below is a brief summary prepared by DHHS of the main features for each sector once Open is declared.

At this point we have no knowledge of what announcements might be made on Sunday.

Industry Guidelines Rev 8 Final 16 October 2020

Explanatory Note for V8 16 October 2020 pp final

Open Requirements once declared – 161020